Tips for Finding Self Storage in Desert Hot Springs, CA
Just starting your Desert Hot Springs self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Desert Hot Springs are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Desert Hot Springs.Moving and Storage in Desert Hot Springs, CA
If there are many people moving to or from Desert Hot Springs, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. By looking at population changes in Desert Hot Springs, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Desert Hot Springs grew from 27,179 in 2010 to 28,164 in 2014, which is a rate of 3.62% growth over four years.Real Estate and Self Storage in Desert Hot Springs, CA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Desert Hot Springs housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Desert Hot Springs, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. If there's low vacancy rates in Desert Hot Springs housing, there's likely low vacancy at Desert Hot Springs storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Desert Hot Springs to charge higher prices for their units. 20.7% of housing units in Desert Hot Springs are vacant according to the US Census, while 79.3% are occupied. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Desert Hot Springs may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Desert Hot Springs than in other cities.
There are 3 self storage units in Desert Hot Springs, CA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Desert Hot Springs, CA may be higher than average due to less competition.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $3.97. This is 296.89% higher with $2.97 net increase in cost per square foot. You'll be paying more in medium to large cities as storage prices are generally higher in densely populated areas.
Choose from multiple self storage facilities in Desert Hot Springs including:
If storage near Desert Hot Springs, California is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 9 nearby cities including Cathedral City, Idyllwild, Joshua Tree, Morongo Valley, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Thousand Palms, Yucca Valley.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Desert Hot Springs. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Desert Hot Springs, CA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Desert Hot Springs, CA, please visit our Desert Hot Springs, CA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.